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YouTube Tops 4 Billion Daily Views
2012-01-24 05:37:35

YouTube has reached a milestone of over 4 billion global video views per day - the equivalent of half the world’s population watching a video every day. And they continue to grow.

2011-04-28 07:45:00

The founders of YouTube on Wednesday bought popular bookmarking site Delicious from Yahoo, promising to keep it up and running and maintained.

2011-03-11 12:45:00

YouTube, which can put anyone into the spotlight, is itself becoming a star, at least when it comes to hiring employees.

2010-10-30 08:30:00

YouTube co-founder and chief executive Chad Hurley is leaving his position as head of the online video-sharing service.

2010-05-17 10:45:00

YouTube has announced that the number of videos being viewed each day on its site has broken the two billion mark.

2009-10-09 12:50:00

The co-founder of YouTube said on Friday that the number of video views a day on the site has surpassed one billion.

2008-11-13 09:00:04

YouTube(TM), the leading online video community for people to discover, watch, and share originally created videos, today announced that Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah of Jordan will be the premier recipient of the YouTube Visionary Award.

2006-10-09 16:05:00

The price makes YouTube, a still-unprofitable startup, by far the most expensive purchase made by Google during its eight-year history.

2006-07-13 17:40:00

YouTube's Chad Hurley isn't the only promising newcomer to be welcomed at an invitation-only conference that has brought together the world's richest media and technology leaders to network and mull possible new directions.

2006-03-21 02:30:00

In a few short months, the Web site (http://www.youtube.com ) has emerged from the obscure ranks of dozens of online viral-video outposts to dominate even giant portals in the category, including Yahoo! and Google.

Word of the Day
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.